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What is this?

Decoration with two large, two medium sized and one small motif: sailor in costume of about 1800 smoking a pipe, with anchor and ships; ship flying American flag; group of boxes, oars, barrel, etc.; trophy of flag, cannon balls, capstan and barrel; and compass. Selvedge stamped: DROP PATTERN THIBAUT "DESIGNS OF TO-DAY". Printed in red, blue and black on white paper.

This is a sidewall from United States. It is dated 1938 and we acquired it in 1938. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

machine-printed on paper

Its dimensions are

88.5 x 50 cm (34 13/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

This object was made by Richard E. Thibaut, Inc.

This object was catalogued by chs

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18353821/ |title=Sidewall, "Trade Wind", 1938 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=31 October 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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